Fluorescent Andersonite – D-Day Mine, Utah, USA

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Fluorescent Andersonite – D-Day Mine, Utah, USA

Andersonite

D-Day Mine,

Utah,

USA

Long or Short Wave UV Lamp required

A lovely example of lime green andersonite 

on a sandstone matrix.

Under both long and short wave UV light the andersonite produces the bright fluorescence pictured.

Andersonite is a rare uranyl-carbonate mineral named after the USGS geologist, Charles A. Anderson (1902-1990).

 

Size – 32 x 30 x 40mm

Weight – 27gr

 

Images taken under a 9W SW UV lamp

 

The specimen will come fully labelled 

in a specimen display box.

 

Magnification of 10x or greater required 

to view the crystals effectively

Weight 0.027 kg
Dimensions 3.2 x 3 x 4 cm